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i was wondering how the ktm hard parts stroker kit is working is it worth putting in my bike i live on the east coast some fire roads but still have tight woods riding with rocks and roots.will i have better luck with a jd jet kit and a pipe and which pipe is better or do i add all of the above i have two stroker cranks and the piston and cylinder kit now i had heard the kit is hard on the crank bearings if anyone has used this set up please let me know what you thought

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Mcgyver525

KTM was getting those from an outside supplier and they have stopped, no longer available. I do have a customer that has a new one I possable could get, or another guy I work with takes the stock crank apart, welds up the holes and rebores them, its a bigger job than meets the eye and not cheap. By far the best bang for the buck and I have done many is a 540 with some head work and carb work.

JD kit is excellent, pipe is a waste of money

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I have the 540 kit on my 05 525 and it screams. I ride it daily to work and in the desert. It woke the bike up soo much, that it felt like a different bike. Gobs of torque all over the place.

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